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Every Filmmaking Form You'll Ever Need in 99 Free Templates
Film & Television 1st Aug 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

Ease your workload (and your mind) with these free templates for everything from storyboarding to contracts to accounting.
Four awards in a month for director Zwelethu Radebe
Film & Television 1st Aug 2017

The Hangman, Zwelethu Radebe

July 2017 has been good to director Zwelethu Radebe, who’s taken home four awards in three weeks.
Kenyan filmmaker invited to join ranks of Oscar voters
Film & Television 27th Jul 2017

Kenya, Kenya film, Oscars, Judy Kibinge

Filmmaker Judy Kibinge has been hand-picked by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences to join the ranks of voting members.
“What if filmmakers didn’t have to “wing it” in order to work their way towards success?”
Film & Television 27th Jul 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

Here’s a question for you. Do you follow any kind of process to ensure you’ll be successful as a filmmaker? Or are you just winging it?
5 Great Things To Include On A Filmmaker’s Website
Film & Television 26th Jul 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips, showreel

If you are an aspiring filmmaker, a website can be a great tool. It can allow you to showcase your work, connect with filmmaking peers, and create a sense of professionalism and approachability for potential investors or collaborators.
Starting Your Own Film Company – 5 Tips
Film & Television 21st Jul 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

At this point, stop and reflect on the reasons you want to make movies on a more serious level. Is it to make money? To influence people? Or to look cool?
GFC supports major local movie, Zulu Wedding
Film & Television 19th Jul 2017

South African film, Zulu Wedding, GFC, Gauteng Film Commission, Lineo Sekeleoane, Luju Inc

This year’s big romantic movie hit is likely to be Zulu Wedding, first supported by the Gauteng Film Commission as a short film in 2012, and now developed into a full feature with an international cast.
NFVF aims for a more inclusive approach
Film & Television 18th Jul 2017

National Film and Video Foundation, NFVF, film finance, film funding

The National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF) is embarking on a new outreach programme to strengthen its relationship with South African filmmakers.
4 Reasons Community is the Most Important thing in IndieFilm
Film & Television 18th Jul 2017

filmmaking, filmmaking tips, indie tips

The most vital thing Ben Yennie's learned is that the most important asset any independent filmmaker has is their filmmaking community.